Unlike the other tools mentioned below, pimpmyeee.sh is a script and needs to be run from terminal. This means that it does not have a separate graphical interface but it does have a menu. To run an item listed in the menu, all you have to do is to type the relevant number (or letter) and to press [ENTER].
derred's pimpmyeee.sh was the inspiration for marf's Tweakee.
You can read more about pimpmyeee.sh on the forum
You can download derred's pimpmyeee.sh script here. For the sake of consistency for this article it is suggested that you download it to your /home/user/ directory
Once it is downloaded, you should rename it pimpmyeee.sh (i.e. delete the version number from the name) and then run it:
When you run the script it will give you options set out above, including:
4. Enable extra repositories (overrides custom repositories).I
When you run the script it will give you options to do the following:
The numbers above are not representative of the numbers and letters used in pimpmyeee.sh but it should be clear from the context that, to run an item listed in the menu, all you have to do is to type the relevant number (or letter) and to press [ENTER].
This will replace your current sources.list with one containing the following repositories:
# Standard repos deb http://update.eeepc.asus.com/p701/ p701 main deb http://update.eeepc.asus.com/p701/en/ p701 main # Comunity repos that should be great but just **** with my system #deb http://download.tuxfamily.org/eeepcrepos/ p701 main etch # Xandros repos deb http://xnv4.xandros.com/xs2.0/upkg-srv2 etch main contrib non-free deb http://dccamirror.xandros.com/dccri/ dccri-3.0 main deb http://www.geekconnection.org/ xandros4 main # Debian repos deb http://http.us.debian.org/debian/ etch main contrib non-free
It will also create a preferences file as follows:
Package: *" Pin: origin update.eeepc.asus.com" Pin-Priority: 950" Package: *" Pin: origin" Pin-Priority: 925" Package: *" Pin: origin xnv4.xandros.com" Pin-Priority: 900" Package: *" Pin: origin dccamirror.xandros.com" Pin-Priority: 850" Package: *" Pin: origin www.geekconnection.org" Pin-Priority: 750" Package: *" Pin: release a=stable" Pin-Priority: 700" Package: *" Pin: release a=testing" Pin-Priority: 650" Package: *" Pin: release a=unstable" Pin-Priority: 600" Package: *"